Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 4 Canned IPAs for Summer Sipping

June 1, 2017

Although I prefer my IPAs poured straight from the source, bellied up to the bar of my go-to breweries, I am completely ecstatic to see some of my favorite breweries canning their IPAs! For summertime, this is the way to go, because I spend so much time barefoot at the beach, and glass bottles provide a bit of a risk to the soles of my feet if broken! Next time you're perusing the beer isle, keep your eyes out for these canned IPAs, and enjoy some summertime sipping. 


Kulshan Brewing Company in Bellingham has a delightful Bastard Kat IPA available in cans, with 70 perfectly hoppy IBUs, clocking in at 6.66% ABV. 

A little "now & then" with our OG Bastard Kat cans vs. the classic green, and a nod to 1/24/35 for the first canned beer ever sold. #crushingit #localbeer #packitinpackitout #meow

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Bale Breaker Brewing Company in Yakima cans their Topcutter IPA, featuring local hops from the region! She boasts 70 IBUs at 6.8% ABV.

Where did you take your #balebreaker this weekend?! #happymemorialday #summer #boatbeer

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Fremont Brewing in Seattle has an eye-catching yellow can for their Interurban IPA. The beer packs a powerful 80 IBUs and 6.2% ABV. 

Tall, dank, and citrusy...just how we like our Interurban. #16ouncesofinterurban #interurbantallboys #orisitcalledapounder #theyellowcan #becausebeermatters #packitinpackitout

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Down in Gig Harbor, 7 Seas Brewing has a killer Life Jacket Citrus IPA that's a little lighter and perfect for warm weather, hanging out at 45 IBUs and 4.5% ABV.

We've improved our recipe and are releasing it just in time for the sunshine! Life Jacket Citrus IPA ABV: 4.7% IBU ~45 Loads of tangerines mingled with blood orange and grapefruit juices create a deliciously refreshing IPA. Available on tap and in cans at both Tacoma and Gig Harbor locations. #citrusipa #beer #brewerydistricttacoma #gigharbeer #wabeer #pnwlife

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As if simply drinking these delicious brews wasn't fabulous enough on its own, you get to crush them when you're done, too. Double the satisfaction. But always remember - if you pack it in, pack it out!


Do you know of another canned IPA you think I should check out? Shoot me an email so I can go find it!


Happy Adventuring,


Taryn Daly